Up-to-date listings for local events and shows. Want your event added? Email: email@example.com. For the full lowdown: www.kapi mananews.co.nz. On today WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER of the Year, collecting action shots, underwater images, landscapes and environmental reportage. At Pataka until January 27. DARRYN GEORGE, new paintings, at Pataka until March 3.
WALLACE ART Awards 2012, entries for the longest surviving and largest annual art awards of their kind in New Zealand. At Pataka until February 24. STORY FESTIVAL, Porirua, Cannons Creek and Whitby libraries host the A-long Hot Summer Story Festival. There will be guest performances, animator Alice Moore, film, puppetry, music and more. It’s all about sharing and creating stories. The festival runs until January 18.
Phone Bea Trudgeon 237 1543 for more details. Saturday, January 12 PARK WANDER, Whitireia Park, Bring the family on a guided walk with the park ranger and Whitireia Restoration Group to explore the natural gems of this coastal park. 9.30am till 12pm.
Follow Titahi Bay Rd on to Main Rd, turn right on Bay Rd, then right onto Thornley St.
The entrance to Whitireia Park is off Thornley St.
Meet at the Onepoto Bay car park.